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Black Pearl Impresses Under Sail: VIDEO

Black Pearl does it again. The largest sailing superyacht in the world has the yachting industry, and yacht watchers worldwide, buzzing, now that she’s deployed her sails. Fellow yachting website Yacht Harbour, which publishes a mix of industry news and consumer news, secured the video below, sharing it via Facebook. Within an hour of us sharing Continue reading

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Herreshoff-Designed Vagrant Rebuild at Royal Huisman

The year was 1913. Herreshoff Manufacturing Company in Bristol, Rhode Island launched a sailing yacht so large for her era, it was all the more remarkable. The 109-foot (about 33-meter) Vagrant (below) slipped down the ways, to the design of the renowned Nat Herreshoff. A century later, she’s still sailing, with an owner passionate about preserving Continue reading